Commonwealth Bank customer wins Bpay Australia-wide competition

14 December 2001

The Commonwealth Bank is pleased to announce that Mr. John Bodley a Commonwealth Bank customer from Greystanes has won a world trip for two and $20,000 spending money. Mr. Bodley win first prize in a Bpay competition open to credit card customers from all Australian banks.

John Bodley, a retired 73 year old customer, said he started using NetBank with a special bonus for older people offered by the Bank.

"I pay all my bills using Bpay which I find is convenient and easy to use. My wife and I are thrilled with the prize and we plan to take a trip around Australia in the next 12 months," said Mr. Bodley.

From July to September this year customers had the opportunity to win an around the world trip for two for 22 days with $20,000 in spending money simply by making bill payments using BPAY.

Mr. Bodley’s hobbies include lawn bowls, mosaic and computer enhanced graphics.